A 300-million-year-old tropical forest preserved by volcanic ash in Inner Mongolia, China has been studied and reconstructed in paintings.
A research team from the National Tsing Hua University in Taiwan is challenging conventional notions of where long-term memory is formed in the brain.
Linguists from National Geographic’s Enduring Voices project who are racing to document endangered languages have unveiled an effective new tool: talking dictionaries.
A new study proposes that over-the-counter anti-inflammatory drugs may be useful in stopping the spread of cancer cells via the lymphatic system.
Exercise is the key to reversing the adverse metabolic effects passed on to offspring by their overweight mothers, says a new study from the University of New South Wales.
Researchers have completed a study of the human genome, revealing how genes interact with each other from distances that are relatively far apart.
A new poll finds that the world is a happier place than in 2007, with two percent more global citizens reporting that they are ‘very happy.’
A Yale study has predicted the formation of a new supercontinent called Amasia in 50 to 200 million years, through the collision of the Americas and Eurasia.
Having a simple, easy-to-pronounce name is more likely to win you friends and favor in the workplace, a unique study has found.
A new planet that lies 22 light-years from Earth has been identified by an international team of astronomers as a likely candidate for hosting liquid water.